Godfrey Gao, a Taiwanese-Canadian actor and model, was born on September 22, 1984, and was the first Asian model who featured for Louis Vuitton. At a young age, Gao left Taiwan for Vancouver, Columbia, Canada to study at Capilano University. In 2004, he went back to Taiwan to pursue a career in modeling and was managed by JetStar Entertainment. Aside from modeling, Gao also took up acting jobs. One of his prominent roles was in a film adaptation titled "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones."